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Travels with Checkpoints
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,860. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Oran Burke has encountered a few too many troublesome officials on his travels, from a cash-loving Uzbek doctor to a casually dressed Bolivian border guard. His journeys have taken him through remote desert checkpoints and busy land crossings, coming into contact with an assorted bunch of people who’ve both helped and hindered his passage.
Gary & Nuala's Guide to Las Vegas and Beyond
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Price: $4.85 USD. Words: 34,780. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
An invaluable guide to Las Vegas and the surrounding area - wherever you’re travelling from, you can use this guide to make sure your holiday in the Las Vegas area is memorable, for all the right reasons. It just takes some inside knowledge and a little planning. Written by Gary Archer and Nuala O'Brien with first hand experience after many trips to Las Vegas.
Essays in Travel and Humor Vol. 1: Wanderer
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Series: Essays in Travel and Humor, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,740. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012 by Goblinbrook Press. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The first in a series of books collecting travel and humor pieces the author wrote for a fabulously well-regarded newspaper column ("fabulously well-regarded" by his two dozen readers, anyway) while teaching college-level English classes onboard US Navy ships. Thrill as he rides a camel! Gasp as he avoids immolation in a volcano (by not, y'know, falling in)! Be filled with the joy of travel!
Dunbar's Southern Utah
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Long recognized as one of the most beautiful corners on planet earth, Southern Utah, with its many parks, monuments and wilderness areas, continues to mesmerize visitors from around the world who make the pilgrimage to this surreal, rocky landscape of incredible beauty.
Dunbar's Oregon Coast
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,740. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Having traveled up and down the Oregon Coast over a span of thirty years, J.T. Dunbar has written an altogether different travel narrative filled with personal anecdotes, natural and historical facts, and practical advice for the contemporary visitor drawn to this Pacific Northwest wonderland of secluded coves, towering headlands, quaint seaside villages and endless miles of pristine beaches.
Riding into The Sunrise - Recollections of a bicycle journey across Russia
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 89,400. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
In 1993 Russia was open for exploration. Gregory Yeoman and his expedition companions set off one Spring morning to traverse this great country by bike. Encounters with wild landscapes, wild people, crumbling hotels and Siberia’s two cheeses provided an extraordinary experience of a nation finding itself after 70 years of Communism and now held together by amazing hospitality and dodgy vodka.
Love Notes from Tunis: Part Four
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,450. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The Love Notes from Tunis series is the true story of a young man's recent experience teaching American culture and politics at a Tunisian university, and the year's struggle for empathy and intimacy between clashing individuals, lovers and cultures. What emerges is a deeply personal account of understanding, friendship and romance between people chancing a crossroad of Islam and the West.
A Whirl Through Europe, Part 2: Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,260. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.00 from 1 review)
From the Amazon to the Old World, the Anderson's land in Barcelona, Spain in this second instalment of Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet. A night in a haunted hotel on the Romblas and a midnight rendez-vous with the Italian fire department are only a couple of the unpredictable antics of travels with four kids in tow. Laugh out loud, and learn along the way with 6 Anderson's 1 World.
Loose Movement Part 1
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Series: Loose Movement, Part 1. Price: Free! Words: 38,190. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Loose Movement Part 1 is a collection of short pieces.It includes travel writing, film and music reviews and short stories, most of which have been published online.
Follow these Writers...in Sussex
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,070. Language: British English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
This book takes you on a tour of seven towns and their surrounding areas in East and West Sussex with a detailed account of all the famous authors associated with them. It describes their works, lives, loves, deaths and, in some cases, where they are buried. With many photographs it gives walking directions round the towns and driving routes for the outlying areas. A must for any literary tourist.
Vodkaberg: Nine Years in Russia
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Series: English Teacher X, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,500. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In the year 2000, English Teacher X moved to the bankrupt, frozen, desolate country of Russia, seeking a quiet life. Instead, he found himself the center of attention of the gorgeous, sexy, amoral, and abundant female population of the city of Vodkaberg. At first bewildered and uncomfortable with the attention, he soon found himself staying far longer than he had planned, and longer than was wise.
Tales from Down Under 2
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
(5.00 from 1 review)
These are more stories from my past here in Australia, Day to Day living, and how strange some days can turn out. :-) Shela Dingo
The Americas North to South, Part 1: Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet
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Price: Free! Words: 21,160. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Nothing goes to plan in this modern day family adventure. As the Anderson's leave winter behind and explore the mysteries of the Lost City of the Inca, unbelievable tales are shared with classmates back home. Pack your suitcase, and come along for the ride in Part 1 of Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet, based on the true-life extraordinary adventures of 6 Andersons 1 World.
Travel Tales of Michael Brein: My Top 10
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,090. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Michael Brein, the world’s first and only travel psychologist, introduces his Travel Psychologist Travel Tales Series with the best of his own personal travel tales. Going behind some of his most harrowing, zany, funny, and unbelievable travel stories, Michael explores, like no one else, the elusive psychological netherworld of his advenures into some of the world's most exotic cultures.
Out on the Never Never
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,120. Language: Australian English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Two Grannies, Two Dogs and a 'Bitch Box'. A rollicking great adventure of a lifetime travelling across the Australian continent. Join our Grannies as they tour across the Nullabor and travel through the Outback of Australia having an adventure of a lifetime. With a will to explore and a desire to enjoy life to its fullest and see their country as only independent women can. Come and join them.
Reach For The Sun - Letters From Spain
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,290. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
An extraordinary account of a roller coaster life among the international community of the Spanish Coast line. A tale of hope, hard realities, perseverance, surprises, and moments of pure enchantment. All told with a liberal dose of humor.
113 Things To See And Do In Southern Britain
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Series: 113 Things To See And Do, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: American English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
113 Things To See And Do In Southern Britain Bournemouth, Brighton, Brighton Beaches, Brighton Festival, Brixham, Buckfastleigh, Buckland In The Moor, Chagford, Clovelly, Compton Castle, Cornish Food, Cycling In Dartmoor, Dartington, Dartmouth Castle, Dartmoor National Park, Dartmoor Ponies, Exeter, Fishing In Newquay, Glendurgan Garden, Gosport and then of course there is even more.
Lost Among The Marigolds: A Diary of India
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,780. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this engaging memoir, a homeless American artist flees New York to backpack across India. Armed with a wry sense of humor and boundless curiosity, he crisscrosses a dazzling, fragile, complicated country. Alternately joyous and wistful, "Lost Among The Marigolds" describes an unforgettable journey, an amazing land, and the wondrous complexities of the human condition.
Random Acts of Travel: Featuring Trepidation, Hammocks and Spitting
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 121,860. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Travelling through our diverse and fascinating world can be invigorating, uplifting and life changing. Of course, it can also be baffling, disgusting, aggravating and ridiculous. This hilarious tribute to world travel is full of humorous stories and shocking advice that will inspire you, make you laugh out loud and slowly but surely convince you to stock up on hand sanitizer.
Down the Mississippi
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,530. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
When CNN citizen journalist Neal Moore slid his canoe into the Mississippi River to begin a 2,300-mile odyssey across the middle of the United States, he was doing what every self-respecting Twain-enthusiast wishes to do. He was on The River. And in it. And alongside it. He was in bright sun and harm's way. Neal was attracting characters as they attracted him, and their stories poured forth.